Talks programme 2022
Our new season of talks begins in September. All talks are held at 2.00pm in the Caedmon Hall at Gateshead Central Library on the second Wednesday of each month (there are no talks in January, June, July or August).
September 2022- May 2023
Our next AGM takes place on Wednesday 14th September 2022 at 2.00pm followed by a talk at 2.30pm. Details below. All are welcome to the AGM but only those who are current members may vote.
PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL OUR OCTOBER MEETING
Wednesday 12 October 2022 2.00pm ‘The Curious Case of the Countess of Derwentwater' by Susan Lynn
Wednesday 14 September 2022 2.30pm ‘Richard Collinson - Arctic explorer' by Anthea Lang
Wednesday 9 November 2022 2.00pm 'Holy Jesus Hospital; the back (yard) story’ by Lawrence Bryson
Hear all about religious institutions which were established in the C13th and disappeared from England in the C16th Dissolution, in particular the Friary on part of whose site the later almshouse was built.
Wednesday 14 December 2022 2.00pm ‘A Victorian Christmas' by Malcolm Grady